Fighting back against campus anti-Semitism (Book review)

KLAFF, Lesley D (2011). Fighting back against campus anti-Semitism (Book review). Journal for the Study of Antisemitism, 3 (2), 747-758.

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This is a review of Kenneth L. Marcus's award winning book,'Jewish Identity and Civil Rights in America' (Cambridge University Press 2010). It evaluates the book's coverage of campus anti-Semitism in America and the author's legal and policy arguments in favour of using Title VI Civil Rights Act 1964 to protect Jewish students (and other ethno-religious groups) from discrimination. It also discusses Marcus's unique explanation of "the dilemma of Jewish difference" in which he considers whether Jews are a race, or a religion, or a nation, or a people, or any combination.

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Additional Information: This book review was awarded the Journal for the Study of Antisemitism's 'Best Book Review Award 2011'.
Research Institute, Centre or Group: Law and Criminology Research Group
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Depositing User: Lesley Klaff
Date Deposited: 30 Jun 2015 11:30
Last Modified: 20 Aug 2015 01:37

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